Best Horror Movies of 2005

1.

Constantine

5.8
7.0/10 IMDB

John Constantine has literally been to Hell and back. When he teams up with a policewoman to solve the mysterious suicide of her twin sister, their investigation takes them through the world of demons and angels that exists beneath the landscape of contemporary Los Angeles.

Starring: Keanu Reeves, Rachel Weisz, Shia LaBeouf, Djimon Hounsou, Max Baker, Pruitt Taylor Vince, Gavin Rossdale, Tilda Swinton, Peter Stormare, Jesse Ramirez ..
Directed by: Francis Lawrence
Release date: 2005-02-08
2.

The Descent

5.7
7.2/10 IMDB

After a tragic accident, six friends reunite for a caving expedition. Their adventure soon goes horribly wrong when a collapse traps them deep underground and they find themselves pursued by bloodthirsty creatures. As their friendships deteriorate, they find themselves in a desperate struggle to survive the creatures and each other.

Starring: Shauna Macdonald, Natalie Mendoza, Alex Reid, Saskia Mulder, MyAnna Buring, Nora-Jane Noone, Oliver Milburn, Molly Kayll, Craig Conway, Leslie Simpson ..
Directed by: Neil Marshall
Release date: 2005-07-08
3.

The Exorcism of Emily Rose

5.4
6.7/10 IMDB

When a younger girl called Emily Rose dies, everyone puts blame on the exorcism which was performed on her by Father Moore prior to her death. The priest is arrested on suspicion of murder. The trial begins with lawyer Erin Bruner representing Moore, but it is not going to be easy, as no one wants to believe what Father Moore says is true.

Starring: Laura Linney, Tom Wilkinson, Campbell Scott, Jennifer Carpenter, Kenneth Welsh, Mary Beth Hurt, Colm Feore, Henry Czerny, Shohreh Aghdashloo, Duncan Fraser ..
Directed by: Scott Derrickson
Release date: 2005-09-09
4.

The Skeleton Key

5.3
6.5/10 IMDB

A hospice nurse working at a spooky New Orleans plantation home finds herself entangled in a mystery involving the house's dark past.

Starring: Kate Hudson, Gena Rowlands, Peter Sarsgaard, John Hurt, Joy Bryant, Marion Zinser, Maxine Barnett, Fahnlohnee R. Harris, Deneen Tyler, Ann Dalrymple ..
Directed by: Iain Softley
Release date: 2005-07-29
5.

The Amityville Horror

5.0
6.0/10 IMDB

A family is terrorized by demonic forces after moving into a home that was the site of a grisly mass-murder.

Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Melissa George, Jesse James, Chloë Grace Moretz, Jimmy Bennett, Rachel Nichols, Philip Baker Hall, Isabel Conner, Brendan Donaldson, David Gee ..
Directed by: Andrew Douglas
Release date: 2005-04-14
6.

The Devil's Rejects

4.9
6.8/10 IMDB

The sequel to House of 1000 Corpses – the Firefly family are ambushed at their isolated home by Sheriff Wydell and a squad of armed men guns blazing – yet only Otis and his sister, Baby, manage to escape the barrage of bullets unharmed. Hiding out in a backwater motel, the wanted siblings wait to rendezvous with their errant father, Captain Spaulding, killing whoever happens to stand in their way.

Starring: Sid Haig, Bill Moseley, Sheri Moon Zombie, William Forsythe, Ken Foree, Matthew McGrory, Leslie Easterbrook, Geoffrey Lewis, Priscilla Barnes, Dave Sheridan ..
Directed by: Rob Zombie
Release date: 2005-07-22
7.

Red Eye

4.7
6.4/10 IMDB

After attending the funeral of her grandmother in Dallas, the Lux Atlantic Hotel manager Lisa is waiting for a flight to Miami. Due to the bad weather and consequent flight delay, she meets in the airport bar Jack Rippner, who is also in the waiting list. They sit together in the plane, and Jack reveals that he wants Lisa to change the room in Lux of an important American politician to facilitate a terrorist attempt against him. Otherwise, Lisa's father will be killed by a hit man. Lisa has to decide what to do with the menacing man at her side.

Starring: Rachel McAdams, Cillian Murphy, Brian Cox, Jayma Mays, Jack Scalia, Robert Pine, Terry Press, Brittany Oaks, Laura Johnson, Max Kasch ..
Directed by: Wes Craven
Release date: 2005-08-04
8.

The Ring Two

4.6
5.4/10 IMDB

Rachel Keller must prevent evil Samara from taking possession of her son's soul.

Starring: Naomi Watts, Simon Baker, Elizabeth Perkins, David Dorfman, Gary Cole, Sissy Spacek, Ryan Merriman, Emily VanCamp, Kelly Overton, James Lesure ..
Directed by: Hideo Nakata
Release date: 2005-03-17
9.

Wolf Creek

4.6
6.2/10 IMDB

Stranded backpackers in remote Australia fall prey to a murderous bushman, who offers to fix their car, then takes them captive.

Starring: John Jarratt, Cassandra Magrath, Kestie Morassi, Nathan Phillips, Andy McPhee, Darren Humphreys, Teresa Palmer ..
Directed by: Greg McLean
Release date: 2005-01-01
10.

Feast

4.6
6.3/10 IMDB

Patrons locked inside of a bar are forced to fight monsters.

Starring: Balthazar Getty, Henry Rollins, Navi Rawat, Judah Friedlander, Jason Mewes, Krista Allen, Jenny Wade, Josh Zuckerman, Clu Gulager, Eric Dane ..
Directed by: John Gulager
Release date: 2005-10-14
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